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Posted byon December 5, 2012 at 10:53 AM EST
The 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference continues to build upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the government-to-government relationship with Indian Country, and a new report examines the President’s agenda and how this Administration, by working together with tribes, has made a difference for American Indians and Alaska Natives
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:53 AM EST
On December 5, 2012, President Obama will host representatives invited from each of the 566 federally recognized American Indian tribes, and Alaska Native Villages, at the 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 10:49 AM EST
A state by state look at the middle-class tax cuts' impact on consumer spending and retailers.
Posted byon October 25, 2012 at 11:00 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon October 23, 2012 at 4:43 PM EST
The research ship, called Sikuliaq, which means “young sea ice” in the language of northern Alaska’s Inupiat people, is bound for ice-breaking adventures in the Arctic. Video courtesy of Val Ihde and the University of Alaska, Fairbanks.
Posted byon October 17, 2012 at 3:25 PM EST
Check out the special events that allow the public to enjoy National Wildlife Refuge Week at all 560 national wildlife refuges.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 4:13 PM EST
The Obama Administration announces nearly $2 million in competitive grants to Tribal Education Agencies under the State-Tribal Education Partnership program.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 11:04 AM EST
The United States Tennis Association has introduced tennis to more than 100,000 military service members and their families, introducing them to the physical and psychological health benefits of the game.
Posted byon August 6, 2012 at 11:28 AM EST
The Army operates child development programs in over fifty percent of the states and several foreign countries, literally around the globe. Ensuring children receive healthy meals and snacks has always been a challenge. The idea started after visiting several installation Army child development programs and seeing first-hand the types of food children were being served – both in quantity and quality.
Posted byon August 3, 2012 at 8:40 AM EST
The Deputy Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment at the U.S. Department of Agriculture discusses how biomass energy projects can restore forests, create jobs, and save money.